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Yes We CANville!

Yes We CANville!

And you CAN too! uShip just completed our 2 week long canned food drive as part of CANville – the Capital Area Food Bank’s (CAFB) annual drive organized by BuildASign.com. The initiative consists of community minded businesses collecting monetary donations and physical cans to donate to the CAFB. Collectively, participating…Read more

uShip Teams Up with Penkse to Help DIY Movers With Specialized Shipments

uShip Teams Up with Penkse to Help DIY Movers With Specialized Shipments

One of transporters biggest complaints about shippers is their inability to estimate how much stuff they really have. Providers often show up at locations and realize the extent – and perhaps more importantly, the difficulty – required to move said items was way underestimated in the listing. This even applies…Read more

My First Time: Shipping a Classic Car

My First Time: Shipping a Classic Car

My first time was exciting, but a little scary. What if it didn’t go well? I just didn’t want to mess up. I wanted it to be a memorable experience. I mean, I know how to ship things “the normal way,” but how does a shipping auction platform work? Starting at…Read more

Now Bigger is Better: uShip Partners with Ordoro

Now Bigger is Better: uShip Partners with Ordoro

Your online sales rock because you get to share and ship your goods with people everywhere. And you make great money. But then you have to figure out how to ship something oversized to a customer. And frankly, the process stinks. Online sellers facing the daunting task of shipping palletized…Read more

Don’t Sweat the Big Stuff: uShip Partners with ShipStation

Don’t Sweat the Big Stuff: uShip Partners with ShipStation

Selling products online taps into new customers and sets new benchmarks of financial success. But then there’s the shipping part. Online sellers facing the daunting task of shipping palletized goods now have an easier, faster, more affordable way to do it, thanks to a new partnership between online freight marketplace uShip and…Read more

How on Earth Did We Do That?

How on Earth Did We Do That?

Since uShip’s inception, we’ve created a better way to ship. With that comes the opportunity for more earth-friendly solutions. The facts: Logistics and transportation activities contribute approximately 5% of the 50,000 mega-tons of carbon-dioxide emissions generated by all human activity annually. (Source: Supply Chain Decarbonization) When trucking companies can’t arrange…Read more

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

uShip Announces eBay Global Shipping Partnership

We all have toys we dream of owning – cars, boats, antiques – maybe even a sports car for weekend cruising. On eBay, you can find these one-of-a-kind items. With uShip, you can ship them in a one-of-a-kind way. eBay items have always been a constant source of listings and…Read more

uShip’s eBay Partnership: What It Means for uShip Service Providers

uShip’s eBay Partnership: What It Means for uShip Service Providers

Whether it’s been cars, boats, motorcycles, antiques, heavy equipment, and pianos, even the occasional disco ball, Huey helicopter and Bob’s Big Boy statue, eBay items have always been a constant source of listings and business on uShip. In fact, over 560,000 have organically made their way to our transport marketplace….Read more

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

3.5M Listings Later – CEO Matt Chasen’s Thoughts on uShip’s 10th Anniversary

This month uShip celebrates its 10th anniversary. From the first shipment of a bed and two dressers to the multi-faceted platform that is uShip today, CEO Matt Chasen reflects on successes, his hopes and dreams for uShip, and the future of the platform. It’s February 23, 2004 and VP, Engineering…Read more

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

Now, the top shipping story of the last 10 years on uShip – uShip partners with PETA to rescue animals from the Louisiana BP oil spill! Let’s face it – who doesn’t love a story about animals being rescued? Here’s the high-level details: 27 Cats 2 Dogs 17 Hours in…Read more